Minister of Priesthill (Zion) Methodist
Born and raised in Finaghy, at that time it was a village about half way between Lisburn and Belfast; but now it is a suburb of Belfast. My family attended Dunmurry Presbyterian Church, where I was a member of the BB, Youth Club, Youth Fellowship and Sunday School.
I went to Wallace High School in Lisburn and graduated from Stranmillis College with a BEd from Queens University. My first teaching post was in a residential school in Limavady, on the north coast of Northern Ireland.
After marrying Jan, we moved to London and I taught in Watford, Southend-on-Sea until I moved to Andover. We have two children Angela and James, both are grown now and fending for themselves in Southampton. I retired from teaching due to ill health.
Rev. John Corrie and his wife Jan